Liberia Hosts ECOWAS PARLIAMENT


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On Tuesday, September 12, 2019, the Legislature of Liberia participated in the opening ceremony of the hosting of the extraordinary session of the ECOWAS PARLIAMENT in Monrovia, Liberia. The events started with a seminar on Transhumance and Inter-community Conflicts in the ECOWAS Region.  There were several speakers at the opening of the seminar including the Speaker of the ECOWAS Parliament; Former Speaker if the ECOWAS Parliament and Speaker of the Liberian Legislature. The keynote address was given by Liberian Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor.

The nearly one-month session of the Parliament is being held at the nearly dedicated Ministerial Complex in Congotown, near Monrovia. I was one of the Liberian Legislator present at the said opening program.